Don’t you wish you were better able to help your clients with deaf dogs? Just because a dog is deaf and/or blind doesn’t mean his brain doesn’t work. These dogs are just as intelligent as “Joe Normal” dogs, and training them just means using some critical thinking to be a creative problem solver. Learn how to use the other senses to train the most requested owner behaviors using positive reinforcement techniques.
Some key points that will be covered:
How do dogs become deaf / blind?
What are the symptoms?
How can you test if a dog is deaf?
Are vibration collars a good idea?
Why do some deaf / blind dogs become aggressive or develop anxiety?
What cues and behaviors can I teach my dog?
Is ASL the best for training a deaf dog?
How do you communicate?
How to handle relationships between other house hold pets after your dog goes deaf / blind?
How to avoid major problems & aggression?
Do I need to euthanize my dog?
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